Dr. Bernuy, our board-certified orthodontist, graduated at the top of his class when he received his BDS (Bachelors in Dental Surgery) and DDS (Doctor in Dental surgery) in 2002. Dr. Bernuy was accepted into the dental school at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Distinction in Research. Upon receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Dr. Bernuy was elected into the National Dental Honors Society (Omicron Kappa Upsilon-OKU), and he was the only student in his class to be inducted into an International Dental Honor Organization, the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

Dr. BernuyHe then moved to North Carolina for continued training, where he completed his three-year Orthodontic Specialty Residency and his Masters of Science at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which has a great reputation for being one of the best orthodontic residency programs in the country. Dr. Bernuy is a Board-Certified Orthodontist who has trained extensively in dentistry and orthodontics in both South America and the United States.

As a board-certified orthodontist, Dr. Bernuy keeps himself very active in continuing advanced educational programs to provide you with the most recent technology & procedures available in the field of orthodontics. After earning top honors and several awards at different universities throughout Peru, he immigrated to the United States in 2003 to further pursue and develop his career. He lived in New York and Connecticut, where he performed clinical procedures at different orthodontic offices, learning and applying fundamental concepts from his extensive training and research.

In his free time, Dr. Bernuy enjoys spending time with his friends and family. He also enjoys playing recreational sports, including Soccer and Basketball. He is also passionate about craftsmanship and is always trying to create something. He likes to hike. along with various other outdoor activities. and has a love for travel as well. He has promised himself that he would visit every state in the United States, and the journey continues… Ready to meet Dr. Bernuy? Contact Bernuy Orthodontic Specialist today!

Riley Leathers – Registered Dental Assistant

Riley went to Dental Assistant School and learned the knowledge of being an amazing assistant in the office and in life! Riley received his RDA certification in October of 2016, and he is currently taking college courses to begin a journey through dentistry. Riley is a very outgoing person and is always happy when he comes into the office knowing that every day he doesn’t come for himself, but to help patients. Riley has been with the office since September 2016 and is looking forward to seeing you soon.